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Human Impacts on the Environment

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Human Impacts on the Environment

What you will learn from this videoWhat you will learn

  • Human population has increased dramatically over the past 2 centuries.
  • An increasing population can strain our natural resources.
  • Humans can make decisions or use technology to reduce our impact on Earth.

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Level 1

What are two ways that the landfill in the video tries to reduce its impact on the environment?

Level 2

What are 3 properties of plastic that make it a useful material? What happens when it gets into the environment?

Level 3

What are two ways that people can reduce our impact on the environment?